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    by Published on 11-25-2015 11:03 PM
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    Tabac soap
    Aldo Zanne badger brush
    No name franch 7/8 razor with custom scales
    Tabac AS

    by Published on 10-24-2015 05:36 PM
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    Movember is almost upon us once again, so it is time to team up and raise some cash to improve men's health

    As you are probably aware Movember is a global fundraising effort during the month of November for various mens health causes. In the past years participants would grow a mo(ustache) or other facial hair and use the conversations it spurs ...
    by Published on 10-25-2015 06:20 PM

    For Movember this year we are running a contest for the 'most original mo'

    Any SRP member who has joined SRP by September 30 2015 and has 10 substantive posts on the forums ...
    by Published on 11-15-2015 10:01 PM
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    This issue of Tips is aimed at those of us with limited income sources and is intended to help develop a shaving "kit" that meets those intrinsic human needs of wanting the best available.

    This starts with establishing a strong, and I mean a very strong, mindset as to what can be spent on this endeavor. It is way too easy to go into debt to get what a person thinks he should have if compared to what they perceive as the "standard" for this area.
    Published on 05-23-2015 09:02 PM
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    We have a great opportunity to share our hobby and help out some aspiring wet-shavers get better shaves. They are a U.S. Cavalry Scout Platoon (19Dís) presently serving in the middle east. The platoon Sargeant is a straight razor shaver and ...
    by Published on 12-06-2013 02:30 PM
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    William Greaves led a remarkable life.

    Born in 1752, little is known about his early years, or even how he started his business. There were a lot of men making things with steel and named William Greaves. There were, in general, a lot of men named William Greaves. ...

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    consistently inconsistent

    Definitely give your face time to heal after a bad shave. I struggled with it for the first month or so. I was probably doing better than I thought

    jfk742 Today, 05:01 AM Go to last post

    consistently inconsistent

    I did not take the same approach as the others. I shaved exclusively with my straight once I made the switch. Now I have the luxury of not needing a

    RezDog Today, 05:00 AM Go to last post

    consistently inconsistent

    Just do WTG until you get the hang of that pass. Then add XTG and when you get the hang of that add in ATG. Use some other form of shaving to finish up

    criswilson10 Today, 04:58 AM Go to last post

    The Butchered Blade

    Happy birthday Mike! Hope you are healthy, and also wealthy in the only ways that matter.. family and friends.
    50 years young.. you've got another

    MikeT Today, 04:53 AM Go to last post

    water only second pass

    There are some soaps that leave my skin slick enough that this is an easy one for touch ups and other soap that would make this not desirable at all.

    RezDog Today, 04:49 AM Go to last post

    The Kings Razor

    Tom, you may be right that blades were imported here since we know many straights were brought over to the states back in the day & I've been doing

    engine46 Today, 04:31 AM Go to last post
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